6 Technical Specifications on GSM MS-BSS interfaces

04.013GPPMobile Station - Base Station System (MS - BSS) Interface General Aspects and PrinciplesTS


The reference configurations for the GSM MS-BSS interface define the terminology for various reference points. Technical Specification GSM 04.02 contains the GSM PLMN access reference configuration.


Technical Specification GSM 04.03 defines the channel structures and access capabilities for the MS-BSS interface. A distinction is necessary between the logical channel structure supported by the interface and the access capability supported by the radio path of the system.


The MS-BSS interface as defined in Technical Specifications GSM 04.04 through 04.12 is applicable to a wide range of situations.